General knowledge quiz 740

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
2018 Commonwealth Games to be held in which country?
A
Australia
B
England
C
Canada
D
France
Question 1 Explanation: 
Australia
Question 2
The main properties of cosmic ray particles are
A
its electric charge
B
its rest mass
C
its energy
D
All of these are its properties
Question 3
British artists William Hogarth, Joshua Reynolds, and Thomas Gainsborough were working in what century?
A
18th
B
17th
C
19th
D
16th
Question 3 Explanation: 
18th
Question 4
When was windsurfing accepted as an Olympic sport?
A
1976
B
1988
C
1980
D
1984
Question 4 Explanation: 
1984
Question 5
The company that has acquired interest in different industries by taking over or merging with other companies, is called
A
collateral
B
coalition
C
conglomerate
D
None of the above
Question 6
Lindsay Lohan starred in a film called "Confessions of a.........." what?
A
Florist
B
Teenage Drama Queen
C
Window Cleaner
D
Crochet Pattern
Question 6 Explanation: 
Teenage Drama Queen
Question 7
Which of these would a child go or be taken to for physical and medical healing?
A
Podiatrist
B
Paediatrician
C
Pederast
D
Pedestrian
Question 7 Explanation: 
Paediatrician
Question 8
Which of these, according to Greek mythology, was the chief of the Gods?
A
Tane
B
Thor
C
Demeter
D
Zeus
Question 8 Explanation: 
Zeus
Question 9
What is the capital of the state of North Dakota, USA?
A
Pierre
B
Fargo
C
Bismarck
D
Sioux Falls
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bismarck
Question 10
The safest form of Crossed Cheque is..........
A
Double Crossing
B
General Crossing
C
Special Crossing
D
Account payee crossing
Question 10 Explanation: 
In Account payee crossing the amount will not be paid to anybody over the counter. It will be credited to the account of the payee only. Thus account payee crossing ensures safe transfer of funds.
Question 11
Which of these did not happen during the period from the end of 1990 to end of 1991?
A
Restoration of the monarchy in Spain
B
Dissolution of the USSR
C
Re-unification of Germany
D
End of Iraq's occupation of Kuwait
Question 11 Explanation: 
Restoration of the monarchy in Spain
Question 12
What was the name of the last Ptolemaic Pharaoh of Egypt?
A
Arsinoe IV
B
Ptolemy XIII
C
Cleopatra VII
D
Ptolemy XV
Question 12 Explanation: 
Ptolemy XV
Question 13
Which of these is not a state of the USA?
A
Arizona
B
Washington DC
C
Montana
D
Alaska
Question 13 Explanation: 
Washington DC
Question 14
Indus people obtained copper from..........
A
Beluchistan and Rajasthan
B
Gujarat
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Haryana
Question 14 Explanation: 
Beluchistan and Rajasthan:They obtained copper from Beluchistan and Rajasthan and Gold from Kolar and Anantapur. The metal Iron was not known to Indus people. The ornaments of Indus people were made up of Copper, Bronze, Gold, Silver and Precious Stones. They made household articles with Stome, Mud and Copper.
Question 15
What did the original name of the game now known as mahjong mean?
A
Sparrow
B
Tiles
C
Sesame paste
D
Pairs
Question 15 Explanation: 
Sparrow
Question 16
Shaun Tait is related with which sport?
A
Badminton
B
Athelete
C
Cricket
D
Tennis
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cricket
There are 16 questions to complete.

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